[aprssig] Symbol cgi on findu ??

Ron Cluster rcluster at rgisp.com
Sat Apr 30 12:26:47 EDT 2005

Thanks Steve and Ed,

Assumed that it would work anyplace I want to include the # sign.
Any other special characters like that? Same solution, just spell out the
name of the character?

73.....Ron.....AC7TK.....(-9 when mobile)
UI-View32 iGate in Eugene, OR

-----Original Message-----
From: aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org
[mailto:aprssig-bounces at lists.tapr.org]On Behalf Of Ed L. Locklear,
Sent: Saturday, April 30, 2005 5:27 AM
To: TAPR APRS Mailing List
Subject: Re: [aprssig] Symbol cgi on findu ??

Steve Dimse wrote:

> On Apr 30, 2005, at 12:37 AM, Ron Cluster wrote:
>> I wanted to have findu give me a list of digipeaters that have
>> switched over
>> to the new settings so I used the following link
>> http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/symbol.cgi?icon=S#&limit=200
>> The S# I thought would give me a list of the digi symbols that are
>> using the
>> S as an overlay. Didn't work. Returned a list with only the ISS in it.
>> This is the first time I have tried the symbol cgi so I know it's
>> something
>> I didn't do correctly.
> The # has a particular meaning in URLs and does not get passed to a cgi,
> so you can do it this way:
> http://www.findu.com/cgi-bin/symbol.cgi?icon=Spound&limit=200
> Steve K4HG


This also works for the for the "L" overlays:



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